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Mar
3
reviewed No Action Needed Why is commercial sandwich bread so popular in the US and UK?
Mar
2
reviewed No Action Needed Pie VS Tart VS Quiche
Mar
2
reviewed Reviewed Can I put frozen meat in a slow cooker?
Mar
2
comment Can I put frozen meat in a slow cooker?
Can you cite what cookbook you are referring to? Especially in light of the accepted answer which states USDA regs...
Mar
1
reviewed Reviewed How to tell if it is real sourdough?
Feb
28
comment What's different between canned beer and bottled beer?
@user5561, many of the craft breweries contract out their canning to another facility. I know that Harpoon uses a larger brewery in Utica to get their canned beer.
Feb
28
comment What's different between canned beer and bottled beer?
You can take aluminum cans to parks for picnics, beaches, etc, and can't take glass bottles. I know that's a big reason why Harpoon releases their IPA and Summer Ales in aluminum cans over the summer.
Feb
28
reviewed Reviewed Minced beef or lamb clumping - how to stop it
Feb
27
comment Emergency Coffee via Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans?
@Jay, not all chocolate has milk fat in it.
Feb
26
reviewed No Action Needed Difference between conventional oven with fan assisted and convection with fan assisted?
Feb
25
reviewed Reviewed where can I purchase a “wonder pot”?
Feb
25
accepted How to eliminate rubbery texture in pan fried veggie burgers made with vital wheat gluten
Feb
25
awarded  Organizer
Feb
25
revised Difference between Spumante & Champagne
edited tags
Feb
25
answered Difference between Spumante & Champagne
Feb
23
reviewed No Action Needed How can I increase the amount of gravy I can make from one roast?
Feb
22
reviewed Reviewed How can I make low sodium (140mg or less per serving) pancakes / waffles?
Feb
20
reviewed Reviewed Are the bubbles in the sourdough starter caused by yeast cultures?
Feb
20
reviewed No Action Needed Conservation of ground beef
Feb
20
reviewed Reviewed Are the bubbles in the sourdough starter caused by yeast cultures?